Articles containing the tag ‘Cape Town
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, January 14th, 2019

    Helebe is Back

    The 2019 Friday Fight Night Season kicks off at the iconic Castle of Good Hope on the 25th of January in Cape Town. The event follows on from the tournament staged at the same venue in December, where Emile Kal... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Sunday, August 5th, 2018

    Fees Must Fall Protests Believed to Have Led to Professor Bongani Mayosi’s Depression and Suicide

    There has been finger-pointing at the University of Cape Town in the aftermath of Professor Bongani Mayosi’s death by suicide on July 27, 2018. Shortly after his passing, Mayosi’s family disclosed t... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Sunday, July 29th, 2018

    Shock as University of Cape Town’s Celebrated Professor Bongani Mayosi Commits Suicide

    World-renowned UCT cardiologist Professor Bongani Mayosi died in Cape Town on Friday, 27 July 2018, at the age of 51 after allegedly committing suicide. His untimely death has sent shock waves throughout the un... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Friday, July 28th, 2017

    Cape Town Boxing pair to fight in East London

    Two of Cape Town’s best boxing exports will be competing in east London on two different tournaments this upcoming weekend. The duo is Guguletu’s Toto Helebe who will be defending his national bantamweight ... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, July 24th, 2017

    Title Fights Feast in East London

    6 title fights at stake this weekend. Of the 6 titles one will be a fully-fledged IBO World Title, 2 IBF inter – continental titles, and 4 South African titles. Convention Centre, East London Gedeon Buthe... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

    Helebe to have fourth title defence

    Lizani Events with Supersport will host a Republic of South Africa Bantamweight title fight. The fight will see Cape Town’s Toto Helebe up against Cebo Ngema of Gauteng. Both fighters having fought twice in ... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, January 16th, 2017

    Fortuin Nominated for Female Boxer of the Year

    For the first time in the history of Cape Town boxing, there will be a candidate from Cape Town who is nominated for Female Boxer of the year and female fight of the year at the same time. In the Boxer of the y... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, November 14th, 2016

    Rhodes Memorial Rapist Sentenced to Nine Life Terms

    The Rhodes Memorial rapists on Monday pleaded guilty to several charges which included rape, kidnapping, assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm and robbery with aggravating circumstances and was sentenc... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, April 4th, 2016

    Tribute to Former PAC President Mlamli Clarence Makwetu

    On the 1st of April we received the sad news of the passing of former PAC president and struggle icon Mlamli Makwetu. Mlamli Clarence Makwetu “Ufafa olude” (the tallest), as he was popularly known b... Read more »
    By Brent Robyn Smith On Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

    SuperSport and Ajax share the spoils in Cape Town Cup 3rd/4th play-off

    A goal apiece from captains Thuso Phala and Travis Graham, saw SupersSport United and Ajax Cape Town share the bronze medal in the Cape Town Cup 3rd/4th play-off, on Sunday afternoon. Phala opened the scoring i... Read more »